BRADENTON, Fla. — In recognition of Veteran’s Day, the Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller is honoring military veterans and active-duty personnel by providing complimentary passport photos, notary services and copies throughout November.
“Our team wanted to express our gratitude to those who served our country to protect our freedoms,” said Angel Colonneso, Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller. “While our resources are limited in the public sector, we implemented this small token of our appreciation to our veterans again this year as a way to simply say thank you.”
Applicants will be asked to provide a valid form of identification, including a DD214 and/or military identification for the waived fees.
About the Manatee County Clerk of the Court
The Florida Constitution established the Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller as a public trustee, independently elected to protect public funds and public records while executing the functions of Clerk of the Circuit Court, County Comptroller, Treasurer and Auditor, Clerk of the Board of County Commissioners and County Recorder. Located at 1115 Manatee Ave. W. in Bradenton, the Clerk oversees a staff of more than 275 people, responsible for performing nearly 1,000 constitutional or statutory functions or duties, representing the broadest and most diverse mantle of responsibility of any locally elected official. The citizens of Manatee County elect the Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller to a four-year term. Currently, Angelina M. Colonneso serves as the Clerk of the Court. For more information, call 941-749-1800 or visit www.ManateeClerk.com.